Five Points Correctional Facility, Seneca County, New York
November 3, 2017

In a series of incidents, guards transporting a group of prisoners were attacked while intervening in fights. Six officers were treated for injuries.

According to Finger Lakes 1, “Officials say one sustained a fractured hand, and several others suffered abrasions, minor cuts, as well as pain and swelling to their upper and lower extremities.”

Citations:

Union Releases Information On 5 Points Brawl; 6 Guards Hurt“, Finger Lakes Daily News, November 14, 2017.

VIOLENCE AT FIVE POINTS: Six officers sent to hospital after third incident in November“, Finger Lakes 1, November 11, 2017.